Brad Matsen is the author of many books about the sea and its inhabitants. He was a creative producer for the television series The Shape of Life. His articles on marine science and environmental topics have appeared in Mother Jones, Audubon, and Nature, among other publications. He divides his time between Seattle and New York City. From the Hardcover edition.Matsen, Bradford is the author of 'Descent The Heroic Discovery of the Abyss', published 2006 under ISBN 9781400075010 and ISBN 1400075017.